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Poisieux tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Issoudun at 11 km from Poisieux

Visit Poisieux: highlights and tourist information

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Poisieux is situated in the Cher department and Centre-Loire Valley region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Issoudun at 11 km and Mehun-sur-Yevre at 16 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Poisieux, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Poisieux in Centre-Loire Valley.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!



at 11 km (direction west-south-west), in the Indre department

There are few important monuments here in Issoudun, but we enjoyed...

See Issoudun guide


at 16 km (direction north-east)

The castle and the 11th century Collegiale Notre-Dame are among several...

See Mehun-sur-Yevre guide
Bourges Palais Jacques-Coeur

Bourges Palais Jacques-Coeur

at 23 km (direction east)

The Palais Jacques-Coeur is a charming medieval palace with...

See Bourges Palais Jacques-Coeur guide


at 23 km (direction east)

Although Bourges is known for its stunning cathedral, it...

See Bourges guide
Bourges Cathedral

Bourges Cathedral

Cathedral at 23 km (direction east)

The cathedral in Bourges is a 13th century building with...

See Bourges Cathedral guide


at 39 km (direction west-south-west), in the Indre department

A little remote from the main tourist routes, Chateauroux is quite...

See Chateauroux guide


at 43 km (direction west-north-west), in the Indre department

The castle is the main attraction in Valencay, but...

See Valencay guide
Chateau de Valencay

Chateau de Valencay

Castle at 43 km (direction west-north-west), in the Indre department

The renaissance style castle and formal gardens make the Chateau de Valencay...

See Chateau de Valencay guide


at 43 km (direction south-south-west), in the Indre department

Take a stroll through the grounds of the castle...

See Saint-Chartier guide


at 45 km (direction south-south-west), in the Indre department

The 18th century French manor house where George Sand lived is...

See Nohant-Vic guide
La Chatre

La Chatre

at 50 km (direction south-south-west), in the Indre department

La Chatre is a small town and quick to...

See La Chatre guide


at 66 km (direction south-west), in the Indre department

There are several churches of interest here in Argenton-sur-Creuse, and a very...

See Argenton-sur-Creuse guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Cher

Map of places to visit near Poisieux


Markets in and near Poisieux

  • Reuilly: market Friday (8km)
  • Saint-Florent-sur-Cher: market Friday & (12km)
  • Issoudun: market Saturday all day (12km)
  • Mehun-sur-Yevre: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Vierzon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday (22km)
  • Vatan: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Gracay: market Thursday (23km)
  • Bourges: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (23km)
  • Chatres-sur-Cher: market Tuesday (30km)
  • Lignieres: market Monday (31km)

More information about Poisieux, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Poisieux, France

What to do at Poisieux? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Poisieux.

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • St Aignan de Brinay (Brinay) (17km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Plaimpied-Givaudins) (27km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Ineuil) (32km)
  • Abbaye de La Celle (La Celle) (39km)
  • Collegiale Saint Etienne (Dun-sur-Auron) (39km)
  • Eglise de Saint André (Jussy-Champagne) (42km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Noirlac et Saint Etienne Prieuré (Bruere-Allichamps) (42km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les Prés Fichaux (23km)
  • Jardin du château de Bouges (32km)
  • Jardins du prieuré Notre-Dame-d'Orsan (44km)
  • Jardin du domaine de George Sand (45km)
  • Les jardins artistiques de Drulon (47km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Vatan (22km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Poisieux is in the center of France at 23 kilometres from Bourges, the department capital (general information: Poisieux is 204 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Poisieux

Canton: Chârost

Arrondissement: Bourges

Department: Cher

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 18290

Distance to Poisieux

from Bourges (prefecture): 23 km

from Paris: 204 km

from Calais: 436 km

from Nice: 547 km

from Bordeaux: 320 km

from Strasbourg: 456 km

Getting here

Most visitors fly into Paris and rent a car or drive from one of the channel ports such as Caen or Le Havre, a drive af about 2-3 hours. For driving distances to Poisieux from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Charost, Diou, Lazenay, Limeux, Migny, Plou, Saint-Georges-sur-Arnon and Sainte-Lizaigne.

This page in French: Visiter Poisieux

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